Rhinos lost four points for using Peter Ochan when was not on the match form against Pirates
Saturday Rugby League Fixtures:
Heathens v Pirates, 4.30pm
Warriors v Kobs, 4.30pm
Rhinos v Gulu, 2.30pm
Impis v Buffaloes, 4.30pm
Mongers v Rams, 4.30pm
1. Heathens 28pts
2. Pirates 26
3. Kobs 23
The Shell Rimula Rhinos take on Gulu elephants on Saturday as they seek a win after they were docked points for fielding ineligible players
Rhinos lost four points for using Peter Ochan when was not on the match form against Pirates and also for over registering players in the game against Mongers in that ended 20-20.
In that game, Rhinos registered over 24 players instead of the standard 23 players.
“They have themselves to blame because all the mistakes were by their team manager,” URU CEO Ramsey Olinga stated.
Meanwhile,Heathens host stubborn Buzz Pirates.
“I remember the pressure I had in the 20-17 Uganda Cup final and that is why I have instructed my boys to be aggressive and attack them(Pirates) right from the start to break their resistance,” Athio Stated.
“We are lucky that my superstars Philip Wokorach, Michael Wokorach and Lawrence Ssebuliba are back to boost my wing and back line.”
Ssebuliba and the Wokorach brothers were away with the national 7s team for the World Rugby series.